Wei-Shen joined WatersTechnology in June 2016, becoming the publication’s first full-time Asia-based reporter. Based out of Hong Kong, she writes for both Waters and Inside Data Management magazines, as well as the four subsites of WatersTechnology.com—Sell-Side Technology, Buy-Side Technology, Inside Reference Data and Inside Market Data. Prior to joining WatersTechnology, she was a journalist at Star Media Group in Malaysia. She has a Bachelor of Commerce degree in Accounting and Finance from the University of Auckland.
Institutions can cut costs by 30 to 60 percent.
Exchange deploys US firm’s technology to enhance oversight processes.
Companies traded on the Taiwanese bourse were required to implement e-voting at shareholder meetings as of January 1, 2018.
Ho Chi Minh City Securities Corporation has chosen Horizon’s platform for a range of listed products.
Sebastien Chaker will lead the Asia expansion of UBS’ wholesale funds platform.
Eight winners from this year's Women in Technology and Data Awards provide advice for career advancement in a male-dominated field.
FIS executive's appointment will be effective from April 16.
Cristina Mures, senior consultant at CJC Ltd., wins the consultant of the year category at the inaugural Women in Technology and Data Awards. She says consultants often enter into complex, ambiguous and sometimes unreceptive situations. However, with…
The coveted award for the best company for diversity and inclusion at this year’s Women in Technology and Data Awards goes to Tata Consultancy Services (TCS), for its commitment to improving diversity within its own organization as well as being an…
Witad Awards 2018 Write-Ups: Legal/Compliance Professional of the Year—Jennifer Keser, Tradeweb Markets
Jennifer Keser, director of regulation and market structure at Tradeweb Markets, wins the legal/compliance professional of the year category, thanks to her work in preparing the firm, its stakeholders and its clients for the revised Markets in Financial…
Hella Hoffmann, data scientist at Thomson Reuters Labs, takes home this year’s rising star (vendor) award. Despite having only left university in October 2015, Hoffmann, who specializes in graph databases and data cleaning/anomaly detection, possesses…
Hong Kong, China, Singapore and Japan driving demand for automated KYC solutions.
The exchange sees it as a logical development opportunity to make business easier for its customers.
The data provider will continue developing new tools and will also be rolling out analytics tools for the offshore dollar Chinese credit market.
Partnership with BlackRock will allow Aladdin client community to access new sources of liquidity in Asian credit markets.
Nasdaq looks to broaden distribution in China via Sina, then replicate the partnership in other Asia-Pacific markets.
Waters looks at major projects being rolled out in 2018 at exchanges in Japan, Australia, Hong Kong and Singapore.
The exchange is looking to use technology to innovate its post-trade processes and introducing e-proxy and e-voting to benefit shareholders.
MacNevin will oversee the firm’s APAC business and is based in Sydney, Australia.
Electronic market makers will be able to trade derivatives on HKEx faster than previously possible.
Premium Service users will have access to analyst calls, financial modeling and bespoke research.
Upgrading ASX’s backup datacenter facility will cost the exchange up to A$25 million ($19.8 million) in capital expenditure.
AxiomSL has convened an industry group to help devise a taxonomy that will simplify compliance reporting for the revised Monetary Authority of Singapore 601 update.
The upgraded service includes information on new issues as well as changes to existing Cusip records.